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  1. International Maritime Transport


    Edited by Heather Leggate, James McConville, Alfonso Morvillo

    Series: Routledge Advances in Maritime Research

    The importance of the international maritime transport industry is difficult to overstate. This new book presents an interdisciplinary approach from a wide range of internationally-based experts. International Maritime Transport represents a radical departure from previous works in its structure...

    Published July 12th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Oceanography and Marine Biology

    An Annual Review, Volume 50

    Edited by R. N. Gibson, R. J. A. Atkinson, J. D. M. Gordon, R. N. Hughes

    Series: Oceanography and Marine Biology - An Annual Review

    Ever-increasing interest in oceanography and marine biology and their relevance to global environmental issues creates a demand for authoritative reviews summarising the results of recent research. Oceanography and Marine Biology: An Annual Review has catered to this demand since its founding by...

    Published June 4th 2012 by CRC Press

  3. Genetic Sex Differentiation in Fish

    By T. J. Pandian

    A comprehensive study of sex differentiation gonochoric and hermaphroditic fishes, this book examines sex chromosomes and sex determining genes, emphasizing the need to search for more than one sex-determining gene residing on different chromosomes. It traces the origin of hermaphrodites from...

    Published June 4th 2012 by CRC Press

  4. Biology of Sharks and Their Relatives, Second Edition

    Edited by Jeffrey C. Carrier, John A. Musick, Michael R. Heithaus

    Series: CRC Marine Biology Series

    Virtually every area of research associated with sharks and their relatives has been strongly impacted by the revolutionary growth in technology. The questions we can now ask are very different than those reported even two decades ago. Modern immunological and genetic techniques, satellite...

    Published April 8th 2012 by CRC Press

  5. Metamorphosis in Fish

    Edited by Sylvie Dufour, Karine Rousseau, B. G. Kapoor

    This book gathers current data on the two types of fish metamorphoses and their endocrine controls. It will be of interest for fish biologists as well as comparative physiologists and endocrinologists. Metamorphosis is a major developmental phase characterized by morphological and physiological...

    Published March 7th 2012 by CRC Press

  6. Groupers of the World

    A Field and Market Guide

    By Matthew T. Craig, Yvonne J. Sadovy de Mitcheson, Phillip C. Heemstra

    Detailed but easy-to-use, this volume is a guide to the more than 160 recognized species of these mostly large, colorful tropical reef fishes, also known as rockcod. With outstanding color photographs, the book presents up-to-date biological, ecological, and population information for each species....

    Published February 7th 2012 by CRC Press

  7. Global Perspectives on the Biology and Life History of the White Shark

    Edited by Michael L. Domeier

    Inspired by the International White Shark Symposium in 2010, Global Perspectives on the Biology and Life History of the White Shark incorporates the most important contemporary research findings into a single peer-reviewed book. This beautifully illustrated reference represents a historic change in...

    Published February 2nd 2012 by CRC Press

  8. Limnology

    By Jose Galizia Tundisi, Takako Matsumura Tundisi

    Limnology provides an in-depth and current overview of the field of limnology. The result of a major tour de force by two renowned and experienced experts, this unique and richly illustrated reference presents a wealth of data on limnology history, water as a substrate, lakes’ origins and aquatic...

    Published January 26th 2012 by CRC Press

  9. Marine Cosmeceuticals

    Trends and Prospects

    Edited by Se-Kwon Kim

    Marine Cosmeceuticals: Trends and Prospects is a consolidated overview of the marine environment as a productive source of novel cosmeceuticals. It accumulates the latest research in this field from around the globe, highlighting the potential of marine micro and macro flora and fauna as effective...

    Published December 19th 2011 by CRC Press

  10. The Biology of Squat Lobsters

    Edited by Gary C.B. Poore, Shane T. Ahyong, Joanne Taylor

    Series: Crustacean Issues

    Squat lobsters of the superfamilies Chirostyloidea and Galatheoidea are highly visible crustaceans on seamounts, continental margins, shelf environments, hydrothermal vents and coral reefs. About 1000 species are known. They frequently feature in deep-sea images taken by submersibles and are caught...

    Published December 19th 2011 by CRC Press